ACADEMY - Microsoft Power Platform 101 (Part 2)

  • Monday, October 10, 2022:8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Room: Emerald 2 - Hotel, Emerald Bay, Lower Level
  • Session Number:  973
  • / CEU Credits:12

    Super Track(s) 


--- NOTE: This class is part of the Academy series of classes and requires a separate registration from Summit attendee registration.----

Understand the components of the Power Platform, how it fits together and see (and do) practical examples.

  • Power Apps Canvas Apps, Model-driven Apps & Portals: Overview
  • Solution Management: Best practices
  • When to use Canvas and Model-driven Apps
  • PCF/UI Controls
  • Demo / Workshop: Build a Canvas App
  • Demo / Workshop: Build a Model-driven app
  • Case Studies & Real-world examples
  • Resources & MS Templates
  • Power Automate Power Automate Overview: Triggers, Actions, Connectors
  • Types of Flows: Automated cloud flow, instant cloud flow, scheduled cloud flow, desktop flow
  • Working with Power Automate Templates
  • Connectors
  • Expressions
  • Demo / Workshop: Build an Automated Cloud Flow
  • Demo / Workshop: Build an Instant Cloud Flow
  • Demo / Workshop: Build a Scheduled Cloud Flow
  • Resources & MS Templates
  • Putting it together: Demo / Workshop: Add a flow to a Power App
  • Introduction Setup E5 Trial
  • High level overview of Power Platform
  • Dataverse Introduction to Dataverse
  • Power Virtual Agent Overview (Demo/Workshop: Build a Chatbot in Teams with Dataverse Data)
  • Power BI Overview:  Basic flow (Get Data - Model - Visualize - Publish - Consume) (versions, $, tools)
  • Overview on Data Modeling (PQ, DAX)
  • Overview on Visuals (reports & dashboards) (alerts, Q&A, AI, Mobile) - Storytelling with Data
  • Demo / Workshop: Download Power BI Desktop - Get Data and Build simple report
  • Demo / Workshop: Basic modeling using disparate data sources
  • Demo / Workshop: DAX Basics - Column, Measures and Tables
  • Demo / Workshop: Creating Reports, Publishing to the Power BI Service & Creating Power BI Apps
  • Demo / Workshop: Using Power Apps and Power Automate with Power BI
  • Demo / Workshop: Advanced features (Goals, Paginated Reports) 

Learning Objectives

* Gain an understanding of Microsoft Power Platform applications
* Understand when to use Canvas and Model-Driven Power Apps
* Add a Power Automate flow to a Power App
* Build a Power Virtual Agent chatbot in Microsoft Teams


Belinda Allen
Influencer for Data Driven Decisions
Heidi Neuhauser